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Falcons coach Dan Quinn says rookie Tevin Coleman set for debutShare Tweet
Rich McKay reinstated as head of NFL competition committeeprofootballtalk.com 20 minutes agoNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell met with Falcons president Rich McKay on Wednesday and has reinstated McKay as the head of the league’s competition committee, effective immediately. McKay was suspended from the competition committee as part of the team’s…Share Tweet
Arthur Blank to hire a CEO to run businesses, including Falconsprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoArthur Blank has always been a hands-on owner, from his days pushing then-quarterback Michael Vick’s wheelchair around. But the soon-t0-turn 73-year-old told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution he was ready to take a step back from his day-to-day responsib…Share Tweet
League reminds teams of rule against artificial crowd noiseprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoAs the low hum of #DeflateGate continues to permeate the NFL, the league office has issued a reminder to all teams that relates to another of the 2015 offseason controversies: The Falcons’ use of artificial crowd noise in 2013 and 2014. The connection b…Share TweetThe Rex Grossman experience is coming to Atlanta. Grossman visited with the Falcons on Tuesday and he’ll be enjoying their Southern hospitality for a little while longer. PFT has learned, via a league source, that Grossman has agreed to a one-year deal …Share Tweet
Falcons rookie Vic Beasley knows he doesn't have it all figured out yetESPN.com Aug 26 (yesterday)Falcons rookie Vic Beasley knows he doesn't have it all figured out yetShare Tweet
Arthur Blank: We’re getting close on Julio Jones contractprofootballtalk.com Aug 25 (2 days ago)Earlier this month, Falcons owner Arthur Blank and wide receiver Julio Jones said they were on the same page when it comes to their shared desire to see Jones spend his entire career with the team. The two sides haven’t been able to reach agreement on a…Share TweetESPN.com Aug 24 (3 days ago)Falcons' Arthur Blank says no one factor holding up Julio Jones' contract talksShare Tweetyahoo.com Aug 24 (3 days ago)The Atlanta Falcons announced on Monday that Mercedes-Benz will hold the naming rights to the team's new stadium, scheduled to open in the 2017 season. The luxury automaker has moved its headquarters from New Jersey to suburban Atlanta. Coincidentally, …Share TweetOne of the major parts of the Falcons offense is having what they’re calling a minor surgery today. According to Thomas Stinson of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, wide receiver Roddy White will have a procedure to remove “loose bodies” from his elbow …Share Tweet
Falcons WR Leonard Hankerson not caught up in preseason hypeESPN.com Aug 23 (4 days ago)Falcons WR Leonard Hankerson not caught up in preseason hypeShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 22 (5 days ago)Three players on the Jets suffered concussions in Friday’s preseason game against the Falcons. Coach Todd Bowles said after the game that wide receiver Jeremy Kerley, running back Daryl Richardson and safety Durell Eskridge all had concussions. The Jets…Share TweetESPN.com Aug 22 (5 days ago)Falcons show pass-rush potential behind Vic Beasley, Adrian ClaybornShare Tweetnytimes.com Aug 21 (6 days ago)Matt Ryan was sharp for the second straight preseason game, leading Atlanta to touchdowns in both of his series in the Falcons' 30-22 loss to the New York Jets on Friday night.Share Tweet
Jets 30, Falcons 22 (Exhibition): Shaky Defense Creates Familiar Feeling for Jetsnytimes.com Aug 21 (6 days ago)It was 14-0 in the first quarter, and the Jets’ defense — expected to be among the best in the league this season — was looking disjointed and vulnerable for a second straight game.Share TweetThe Falcons didn’t have Devonta Freeman, Tevin Coleman or Roddy White on offense Friday night in the Meadowlands, but they didn’t miss them all that much. Matt Ryan threw a touchdown pass and set up a touchdown run during the two possessions that he pla…Share TweetThe Falcons announced the names of the players who will be sitting out against the Jets on Friday night and it’s not surprise to see running backs Devonta Freeman, Tevin Coleman and Antone Smith on the inactive list. All three running backs have been ba…Share Tweet
Jets get a look at Dan Quinn as head coach on Friday nightThe Jets will host the Falcons on Friday night, which means they’ll get an up-close look at new Falcons head coach Dan Quinn months after they pursued him as Rex Ryan’s replacement. The Jets interviewed Quinn before Todd Bowles, then the Cardinals defen…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 20Defensive lineman Corey Peters recovered from a 2013 torn right Achilles to play in 15 games for the Falcons last season and landed a three-year deal with the Cardinals as a free agent. The Cardinals are going to have to wait until the second year of th…Share Tweet
LINING UP: Seahawks Visit KC, Jets Host Falcons on Fridaynytimes.com Aug 20A look at what to expect in Friday night's NFL preseason games (all times EDT):Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 20When Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson revealed a minor setback in his recovery from a hamstring injury earlier this week, he said he wasn’t sure if he would miss Friday night’s game against the Falcons as a result. The answer came on Wednesday and …Share Tweetfalconsgab.com Aug 19Just in time for NFL Kick-Off, Bud Light – the Official Beer of the NFL – is bringing a new Falcons Bud Light can to Atlanta. The new packaging features Falcons colors, as well as a slogan every Falcons fan can relate to: The perfect beer for celebratin…Share Tweet
Falcons starter Ra'Shede Hageman sidelined with concussionESPN.com Aug 19Falcons starter Ra'Shede Hageman sidelined with concussionShare Tweet
Falcons sign QB Rex GrossmanAug 26ESPN Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure discusses what Atlanta's signing of backup quarterback Rex Grossman says about the team's depth at the position.
Carter: Quinn will make instant impact on Falcons DAug 21NFL analyst Cris Carter says new Falcons coach Dan Quinn will instantly change the fortunes of Atlanta's defense.
Impressions of Falcons in Week 2Aug 21Brian Dawkins discusses what he liked from the Falcons' starting defense and from coach Dan Quinn, who looks to put his stamp on the team before the end of training camp.
Fitzpatrick, Marshall get on same page in winAug 21SportsCenter Highlight of the Night: Ryan Fitzpatrick completes 13 of 19 passes for 118 yards, with Brandon Marshall catching four balls for 62 yards in New Yorks' 30-22 win over Atlanta.
Tom Brady hurting only himself with Deflategate defianceJul 30The more Tom Brady fights to clear his name, the more damage he's doing to his reputation, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
The MMQB MailbagJul 22Today is a good day for logic around the NFL. Because: • The Tennessee Titans on Tuesday signed the second pick in the draft, quarterback Marcus Mariota, meaning that five days before the first practice of the NFL preseason, all 32 first-round picks hav…
Let's Go CampingJul 20Time for the 2015 Training Camp Primer. Everything you need to know about the NFL’s 32 training camps, with some fun on the side. Clip and save. First things first, though. It was a notable Saturday evening for the Favre family. Not only did the famous …
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